Tag: poverty

The Income Divide

The Income Divide

April 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Sixty-five percent of Americans believe the distance between wealthy and poor has increased in the last three years.Take a look at this infographic by Business-Management-Degree.net to learn more about the income divide in America.

Fat Broke: The Link Between Poverty and Obesity in the U.S.

Fat Broke: The Link Between Poverty and Obesity in the U.S.

March 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We often tend to be shocked that many people sticker by poverty are seemingly overweight. Why is this? Check out the following infographic by Healthcare-Administration-Degree.net to learn about the link between poverty and obesity in the U.S.

Broke and Broken? The Psychological Effects of Poverty

Broke and Broken? The Psychological Effects of Poverty

February 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Unfortunately, poverty has become an epidemic in our society. In fact, over 46 million people face the harsh reality of poverty every day. This can have a far-reaching affect not only in their communities, but their personal well-being, as well. Best Psychology Degrees has created an infographic detailing the startling realities behind poverty and its effect on the human body.

Romanticizing Poverty

Romanticizing Poverty

December 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

It might seems unrealistic but looking at this infographic from Socialworkdegreecenter.com, one can easily see how pop culture and fashion are romanticizing poverty.

War Against the Homeless

War Against the Homeless

November 19, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic includes exhaustive data about homelessness including states accounting for nearly half the homeless population, states having the highest rates of unsheltered homeless and more.

The Psychology of Poverty

The Psychology of Poverty

August 19, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Here is an infographic that shows just how much people struggle with poverty nowadays. It turns out that those living below the poverty line are three times more likely to develop mental illness than those living above the poverty line. Learn more about the psychology of poverty in this infographic.

The Invisible Poor of America

The Invisible Poor of America

August 6, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In 2010 it was reported that 46.2 million people lived in poverty in the United States. However, many working American’s feel the poor are not doing enough to get themselves out of this rut. It’s clear that there is a poverty problem in America, yet not much seems to be being done to help. It is estimated that up to half a million children may be homeless.

Hungry Kate: The Girl With A Belly Ache

Hungry Kate: The Girl With A Belly Ache

January 10, 2012 | By

This video from the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank explains how you can save the poverty-stricken from hunger. The video is a guide through the life of a fictional character, Kate, who represents the very situation in which many children find themselves when their parents lose their jobs. Even a small donation can provide many healthy meals to those in need.